Plan Your Visit
This Cathedral was built as an offering to God by the monks who lived here. The music and worship that have been practised here ever since are a continuation of that offering. This is a very special place and we hope you find it a source of blessing, wonder and inspiration.
Guided Tour Tickets
Ely is located in the east of England, just 12 miles north of Cambridge and easily accessible by car and by public transport.
Ely has many direct rail connections and Ely Cathedral is a 10 minute walk from the station.
Main road routes serving Ely include the A10 and A142 (linking with the M11, A1 and A14). Car parking is free of charge in the city centre. Ely Cathedral's post code is CB7 4DL.
Octagon Tower Tours
Acknowledged as one of the wonders of medieval engineering, this incredible structure, suspended high over the centre of the Cathedral is considered the jewel in the Cathedral crown.
Her Majesty The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations
Join us as we celebrate Her Majesty The Queen's Platinum Jubilee from 2 - 5 June.
Find out even more about the fascinating history of Ely Cathedral including our starring role in films and on TV, our Modern Art, the Victorian Restoration and more.
Discovery Tours and Lunch
Enjoy a Discovery Tour with the addition of a two course lunch in the Almonry Restaurant.
Our brand-new online shop is now open featuring over 100 products including guide books and souvenirs.